June 8, 2016

Can We Make Ourselves More Moral? Designer Babies, Hormone Therapy, and the New Eugenics of Transhumanism

(Public Discourse) – Indeed, Savulescu thinks cognitive enhancement might make us humans even more dangerous to each other, given our technological prowess at building weapons of mass destruction and our propensity to pollute our environment. He regularly invokes the fear … Read More

May 31, 2016

Growing Opportunities for Artificial Brain Enhancement Bring Humans Closer to Becoming Cyborgs

(News-Medical) – Our excitement with and rapid uptake of technology – and the growing opportunities for artificial brain enhancement – are putting humans more firmly on the path to becoming cyborgs, according to evolution experts from the University of Adelaide. … Read More

March 1, 2016

A New Edition of Bioethics Is Now Available

Bioethics (vol. 30, no. 3, 2016) is available online by subscription only. Articles include: “The Ashley Treatment: Improving Quality of Life or Infringing Dignity and Rights?” by Caroline Harnacke “The Ethics of Continued Life-Sustaining Treatment for Those Diagnosed as Brain-Dead” by Jessica … Read More

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